Class Library Frank Supovitz on Planning the Super Bowl

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  • Title:Frank Supovitz on Planning the Super Bowl
  • Category:Maverick Series Interviews
  • Level:All
  • Instructor:Maverick Series
  • Length:15 min
  • Posted:6/15/2012
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Senior Vice President of Events for the NFL Frank Supovitz is responsible for the production of the only annual Level One National Security Event. Hear how an usher at Radio City Music Hall rose through the ranks and landed a job planning the Super Bowl.  Mr. Supovitz discusses the citywide logistics that affect the Super Bowl and the four-year planning cycle for future games.

Learning Outcomes

    1. Hear how Frank got his start in the events business and what he did to rise to Senior VP of Events for NFL
    2. Understand the challenges that come with planning an annual mega event
    3. Learn what role the 200,000 individuals who come into a city for Super Bowl play in its production
    4. Learn about the necessary flexibility scheduled into a four-year planning cycle and how the NFL events team deals with last minute changes

Table of Contents

Watch the Full Interview
Frank Supovitz on Planning the Super Bowl 17:12
Watch the Interview in Chapters
How Did You Get Into Events? 8:04
Super Bowl City-Wide Logistics 4:12
Four Year Planning Cycle 2:35
Level One National Security Event 3:08

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